Srinagar: Pakistan Army has claimed that it shot down an Indian unmanned spy drone on the Line of Control. Pak Military spokesman Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor took to social media to announce that the drone was hit in Rakhchikri sector, reports said.
“Indian quadcopter spying across LOC in Rakhchikri sector shot down by Pak Army shooters,” he tweeted. He also claimed that its “wreckage” has been held by the Pakistan Army.
Associated Press reported that in a statement army spokesman Maj. Gen. Asif Ghafoor said that the drone was spying when it was shot down on Friday in Rakhchikri village along the Line of Control in Kashmir. He said Pakistani troops retrieved the wreckage. The claim by the Pakistani military spokesperson was accompanied by a photo a Unmanned Aerial Vehicle made by the drone manufacturer DJI.